Pratt Professional Masters Programs Seminar Series
Friday, March 27, 2015
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fitzpatrick Center Schiciano Auditorium
Dave Blivin, Managing Director Cottonwood Technology Funds
Mr. Blivin has extensive experience working with the national labs and research universities in the region, as well as, nationally at the leadership and research heads levels. Prior to founding the Cottonwood Technology Funds, Mr. Blivin founded and served as Managing Director of Southeast Interactive, the first and largest information technology-focused fund based in the Southeast. While at Southeast Interactive Mr. Blivin helped raise three funds totaling over $175 million. He was directly involved in fund raising and exit transaction events totaling in excess of $1 billion across the portfolio and generated cash on cash returns on his directed investments of approximately 4X. Mr. Blivin holds a MBA from the Fuqua School of Business at Duke University.